Maps of the Southern Appalachian Region
Maps, Atlases, Gazetteers, and other Geographic Materials
City Lights Bookstore is a USGS Business Partner
We stock all of the 1:24K, 7.5-minute quadrangle maps for the areas in and immediately surrounding Jackson County, North Carolina. These maps are printed on 22x27 inch paper sheets by the United States Geological Survey. With a 40-foot contour interval, they provide detailed information about the landscape. These are useful tools for hikers, hunters, horseback riders, bicyclists, researchers, genealogists, and property owners. We also carry the folded 1:100K, 30X60 minute maps which cover the southern mountains of western North Carolina, as well as the relevant folded/waterproof maps in the Trails Illustrated series from National Geographic. We are able to obtain maps and charts as well as travelogues and guides for virtually any piece of land or sea on the planet so, before your next trip let us help you get the facts.
What a topographically interesting region we live in!
Burt's updated map of Panthertown will serve you well as a guide to this exquisite area. Seek more information before tackling Bonus Defeat and the Tuckaseigee River Gorge.
Keep a copy in your vehicle and explore the great state of North Carolina with a new confidence. Includes Forest Service roads, topo lines and shaded relief.
There's a great variety of gift ideas in our Holiday Catalog... something for everyone on your list. Buy a book featured in our catalog and take 40% off on any other in-stock book of equal or lesser value.
We also have locally made items that would make great gifts! Jewelry from our very own Sara Hatton, handcrafted pens by Joshua Wilkey, and fine walking sticks by Steve Allen. Our holiday cards are also in stock and we do free gift wrapping!
We've partnered with Libro.fm to bring you a top-notch option for digital audiobooks. Take a look at our large catalog of recorded books at https://libro.fm/citylightsnc